Gift Your Mom with Self-Care this Mother’s Day

Gift Your Mom with Self-Care this Mother’s Day

Figuring out what to get your mom for Mother’s Day can be tough, especially when you’re on a tight budget. Since we know it can be hard to come up with the perfect (and affordable) gift for the woman who raised you.

We’ve put together a list of 10 thoughtful gifts to give your mom this Mother’s Day to help her unwind and relax.


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A Candle That Makes Her Feel at Peace

For those days when she needs to unwind with hot tea or a glass of wine, your mom will appreciate a lightly scented candle. This Peaceful Water Lily scented candle from DW Home is the perfect blend of leafy greens, water lily, rose, sweet jasmine, and dewy melon fruit.

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The Source of Self-Regard by Toni Morrison (Hard Copy or Audio Book)

My mom has gotten into audio books lately, so selfishly I had to add at least one book to the list. The Source of Self-Regard is a collection of essays, speeches, and meditations from Toni Morrison.

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Loose Leaf Tea and a Cute Tea Kettle

The “Red Bone” tea blend from Ivy Tea Co. is perfect for Mom. To get extra fancy, you can also gift her with a cute tea kettle in her favorite color.

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Diffuser

Aromatherapy is EVERYTHING and your mom will surely agree. A diffuser is a great aid to help your mom sleep better and relax.

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A Nice, Comfy Robe

Who doesn’t love a nice robe, right?

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Skincare Products from a “Black-Owned” Brand

Is it really a “self-care” list without some skin care? Your mom will love any of these black-owned beauty products.

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A Nice Journal

We all know the benefits of journaling, so why wouldn’t your mom appreciate an outlet too?

 

Nutribullet

A Nutribullet is great to encourage your mom to make morning and afternoon smoothies. We should all aim to be a little healthier, so this could help mom incorporate more fruits and vegetables into her diet.

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Vegan Soul Kitchen: Fresh, Healthy, and Creative African-American Cuisine

Speaking of diet (not trying to convert anyone), striving to be more vegan never hurt anyone. Vegan Soul Kitchen is a great introduction to help you adopt a plant-based diet without giving up some of the “fan favorites” you love to eat.

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Keurig K-Mini Single Serve Coffee Maker

Since it’s less than 5 inches wide, this mini coffee maker is perfect for small spaces – meaning, it fit will fit nicely in your mom’s office or favorite room in the house.

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